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George RR Martin not writing 'Game of Thrones' Season 5

George RR Martin, the creator of the book series that spawned the successful TV adaptation of 'Game of Thrones' has announced he won't be writing any episodes of the shows upcoming fifth season, opting instead to focus on completing the sixth book in the series 'The Winds of Winter'.

George RR Martin Game of Thrones


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Show:
- Game of Thrones
Person:
- George R. Martin
Network:
- HBO

Written by: Tom Southwell
Jul 27th, 2014, 3:56 am

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Anonymous

Message Posted On Jul 27th, 2014, 7:37 pm
About friggin' time. Seeing as he'll need at least 2 more books to wrap up the story and there are only 2 more seasons of GoT left, the show will wrap up LOOOOOONG before the books will (which will probably be at least another 5 years or so, at his normal pace). Hopefully he has 2 alternate endings in mind, because it would be a shame if the show ruined the ending of the books...
Anonymous

Message Posted On Jul 27th, 2014, 4:52 pm
So what, he only wrote 1 episode this past season. D.B. Weiss and David Benioff wrote several episodes including the finale unlike George RR Martin who only did the second episode.
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Message Posted On Jul 27th, 2014, 9:09 am

OMG. He's exercising priorities? Thank goodness. Any progress on the books is welcome.

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